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The Topsider

) #16 of 16 Restaurants in East Tawas €€ - €€€ American, ,
300 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1456
+1 989-362-8600
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible20%
7 May 2017
“Nice veiw of lake”
23 Nov 2016
“Nice view of Bay”
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
300 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1456
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Twice in our 2-day hotel stay we tried to eat here, both times we were asked if we had "breakfast vouchers" by the hostess before she seated us, when we said yes, she put us down in front where we were ignored for 20 minutes...More

Thank Cynthia E
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Nice place to see the lake, The food is not that bad but they need to get some new menu in the place.

Thank Eva C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Good food and good service, good view of the bay, Nice place to vist and fine food to eat and enjoy in East Tawas

Thank Flora B
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I am a local and have eaten here several times...both breakfast and dinner. Each time, the meals were just so-so. They are fairly expensive, especially for families with children. I've been fortunate enough to have not had to pay for my own meals. We are...More

Thank bayliss192016
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

For karaoke or listening to the band. Good service, good music, friendly staff and patrons. What more can you ask for. .. oh, good food. Got that too! !! Enjoy :)

Thank Kimberly7ro
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed on site at the resort so of course we ate in the restaurant...i ordered a ribeye with a side of scallops n french onion soup...soup was cold...scallops under done when i asked for them crispy...side od spinach barley overed the bottom of side...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed, but must admit this was our first visit. One star food at three star prices. I had the cod special, and it was anything but special. Very ordinary frozen cod pieces, a bit watery, with a damp baked potato. The house white wine...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The view from the outside patio is nice..picture this..walked in to find 4 dirty tables and two other tables of people. One couple just trying to finish their food...they said it wasn't very good...anyway ,it was a very warm day and the canvas tarp ceiling...More

Thank james h
Reviewed 24 July 2016

the food the was vary good we had both breackfeat and dinner there and the staff was vary nice and friendly

Thank frankhinton62
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I use to go to topsiders Everytime we were in East Tawas. We have a family cabin there. We love the French Onion soup. One of my favorite things to eat there is the pecan encrusted chicken. We liked it so well...More

1  Thank Cindy R
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  • Food
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Average prices
US$6 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 E Bay St, East Tawas, MI 48730-1456
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  East Tawas
  • Phone Number: +1 989-362-8600
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